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Lylan Masterman


Head of Advertiser Products at DoubleVerify

Lylan is the head of Product for DoubleVerify’s advertiser and agency products.  DoubleVerify has raised $47m in less than 4 years and is often listed as one of New York City’s most promising companies.

Prior to DoubleVerify, Lylan led Product at CrowdFlower, a San Francisco-based startup focused on Crowdsourcing.  From early 2004 to late 2008, Lylan was a Product leader at Atlas Solutions, a division of aQuantive, which was acquired by Microsoft for $6 billion.  Earlier in Lylan’s career, he was a Product Manager at AskMe, an enterprise knowledge management software startup, and had 3 roles at Microsoft: Visual Studio .NET, WebTV, and Microsoft Research.

Lylan also spent a summer as a Venture Capital investor at Sierra Ventures, a 30-year old firm on Sand Hill Road.  Following the summer, Lylan was selected for the Kauffman Venture Capital Fellowship.

Lylan earned a Bachelor of Mathematics with a Major in Computer Science and a minor in Combinatorics and Optimization from the University of Waterloo, and an MBA focused on Venture Capital at the Kellogg School of Management.